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to grant magical wishes to enrich the lives of children with critical illnesses

Granted Wishes

Previous Events


Events Date : 2021-01-08


Fundraiser with exclusive Formula 1® memorabilia for the special occasion of the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2019.

Events Date : 2019-11-28

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers and Inga Stracke host an exclusive Charity evening

Fundraiser with exclusive Formula 1® memorabilia for the special occasion


Time: 20:00 hrs Reception,

followed by VIP appearances and fundraiser auction

Venue: Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi

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Celebrating local art and artists ‘Make a Wish’ Foundation UAE hosts art exhibition

Events Date : 2019-09-26

26- September, and in collaboration with the N2N Gallery in Abu Dhabi, “Make a Wish” Foundation UAE will be hosting paintings’ exhibition with the participation of  nine artists (Suha Mulki, Hafsa Rasool, Katerina Floescher, Noura Ali Al-Ramahi, Katerina Spirtus, Daniil Volkov, Shahnawaz Khan, Diana Darouiche, Tala H. Atrouni), with more than twenty original paintings in which their income will be allocated to support the work of the Foundation in granting the wishes...

Make A Wish Charity Gala Screening Disney Aladdin

Events Date : 2019-05-23

Join Make-A-Wish UAE to make wishes come true.  Attend the charity screening of Aladdin at Vox cinemas, Yas Mall on Thursday 23rd May at 9pm. All proceeds donated to granting more amazing wishes. 

Marina Mall Abu Dhabi supports Make A Wish Foundation with special Ramadan Bazaar

Events Date : 2019-05-19

With the aim of giving the residents of the capital an opportunity to embrace the community spirt and spend precious time with family and friends, Marina Mall Abu Dhabi is hosting a series of activities.

In line with Ramadan’s values of giving, the mall is partnering with Make A Wish foundation, to host a traditional bazaar. The bazaar will have abayas, paintings, handicrafts, bokhours, perfumes and other traditional Arabic accessories on sale.

All proceeds from...

More wishes for our sick children today in the Holly Quran radio Abu Dhabi

Events Date : 2019-05-07

More wishes for our children today in the Holly Quran radio Abu Dhabi


Join us in granting their wishes by sending SMS through the below cods 

5555-AED 50 - Etisalat

5552-AED 50 - Du

Abu-Dhabi Mall Ramadan Village 2019

Events Date : 2019-05-05

Abu-Dhabi Mall Ramadan Village 2019 Join us at the Abudhabi mall Ramadan Village daily from 10 AM until midnight and enjoy various activities and events. Thank you to Abu Dhabi Mall for their continuous support

Royal Arrow presents international Spanish Concert Pianist Pablo Amorós in the Charity Gala for Make-a-Wish Foundation UAE

Events Date : 2019-04-12

Royal Arrow presents international Spanish Concert Pianist Pablo Amorós in the Charity Gala for Make-a-Wish Foundation UAE, on Friday 12 April 2019

In the presence of HH. Sheikha Sheikha ‘Make a Wish’ held its second initiative in the ‘Year of Tolerance’

Events Date : 2019-01-24

Upholding its new strategy for the “Year of Tolerance”, Make a Wish Foundation UAE held its second event with the aim of granting 100 wishes to children diagnosed with a critical illness in Yemen, Jordan, and the UAE.

This event will be hosted by Cafe De La Paix in Abu Dhabi, featuring a fashion show by Dar Lama Al Askari.  The fundraiser will be attended by President and Lifetime Patron of “Make a Wish” Foundation UAE Sheikha Sheikha bint Saif Al Nahyan...

Run For Wish

Events Date : 2019-01-11


Highlighting the vision of Zayed in the Year of Tolerance, participate with us in the charity race. Under the patronage of HH Sheikha Sheikha Bint Saif Al Nahyan, the ADCB Zayed Sports City 5 & 10k run presented by Daman Insurance will take place on 11th January 2019. Run for a wish and help us to grant the wishes of children with critical illnesses. 

For registration kindly visit the below link  


ADCB Zayed Sports City 5 & 10 km Run: Race 2 | Zayed Sports City

Events Date : 2019-01-10

ADCB Zayed Sports City 5 & 10 km Run: Race 2 | Zayed Sports City

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Yas Mall – Christmas 2018

Events Date : 2018-12-13

Join us with your kids at Yas Mall to take a selfie with Santa for FREE or donate minimum AED 20 to support n granting wishes for children diagnoses with critical illnesses

Join us for an exclusive

Events Date : 2018-12-12


Be with us every Tuesday on Ad Quran radio channel

Events Date : 2018-06-16

Be with us every Tuesday on Ad Quran radio channel, every Tuesday from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Orchestra & Chorus performing publicly for the last time at Emirates Palace Hotel Auditorium on Friday 27 April

Events Date : 2018-04-27

The NSO Symphony Orchestra is closing the season with 'A Night at the Movies… The Final Curtain', performing its last public concert ever, on Friday 27 April at the Emirates Palace Hotel Auditorium on Abu Dhabi Corniche.

Music Director Andrew Berryman will conduct the orchestra and chorus in a gala that will feature some of the most exciting orchestral music ever written for film: the iconic Star Wars title theme, the swashbuckling Pirates...

Yas Mall – Christmas 2017

Events Date : 2017-12-14

Yas Mall in association with make A Wish will offer its visitors the opportunity to take photos with Santa and if a visitor wish to get the photo printed they pay a charge of AED 10/-- that will go to Make a Wish Foundation, the visitor will receive the printed photo in an A5 frame which has the logo of MAWF in the back with the message "Share the Power of the Wish"

Time: Weekdays : 11:00 am – 2:00 pm and from 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm:Weekends: 11:00...

Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi – World Wish Day

Events Date : 2017-07-15

As part of our World Wish Day celebrations this year, the Ritz-Carlton AD took part in the Wish Dish Campaign across 3 of their restaurants.  Proceeds went to granting a special travel wish.

Tryano - Ramadan Fair 2017

Events Date : 2017-06-16

For the 1st time this year, Tryano partnered with Make-a-Wish Foundation during the Ramadan fair. Proceeds of ticket sales went to grant more wishes.

Emirates Palace grants the wishes of ill children

Events Date : 2017-02-01

Emirates Palace knows that any hotel is only as grand as its community, so every year it works together with its community to make Abu Dhabi an even better place to live and visit. This year via its annual Golden Hearts campaign, Emirates Palace was able to grant even more wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses and also to allow local school children to support the initiative. At a formal luncheon that took place in Emirates Palace with Make-A-Wish Foundation UAE, General Manager...

Tree lighting at the Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal

Events Date : 2016-12-24

Tree lighting photos at the Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal.  This has been an annual event for the last few years. The tree is a Make-A-Wish tree and people are encouraged to donate towards granting more wishes.  

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal is our Corporate Global sponsor

Captains Day fundraiser – April 2017

Events Date : 2016-04-29

Captains Day fundraiser held in April 2017.  Yas Links have supported us for the last 4 years, raising in excess of AED 250,000 for granting wishes.

Ladies breakfast fundraiser in April 2017

Events Date : 2016-01-29

Ladies breakfast fundraiser in April 2017, with SABCO (South African Business Council).  2nd year we have hosted this event.

The Shangri-la AD

Events Date : 2016-01-29

The Shangri-la AD hosted an auction of signed photos of the F1 drivers for the 2nd year last year, 2016.  Proceeds donated to Make-A-Wish Foundation UAE